He who does not mind his belly, will hardly mind anything else.

– Samuel Johnson


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The frequently changing seasonal menu features quality produce from the restaurant’s neighbourhood suppliers – meat from Swaledale foods, fish from Fin & Flounder, bread from E5 Bakehouse & coffee from Climpson & Sons.
The Empress Brunch
The Empress Sunday Roast
The Empress wine list

Bar Hours


5pm to 11pm

Tuesday to Friday

12noon to 11pm

Saturday & Sunday

10am to 11pm

Kitchen Hours


Saturday & Sunday 10am – up till 12noon


Tuesday to Friday 12noon – 3.30pm

Saturday 12noon – 4pm

Sunday 12noon – 9pm


Monday to Saturday 6pm – 10.15pm

Sunday 12noon – 9.30pm


The Empress

130 Lauriston Road
Victoria Park
London E9 7LH

020 8533 5123

Opening Hours - Mon-Fri midday - 10pm, Sat 11am-10pm, Sun midday - 10pm